The Kara SS18 Collection
Infusing Pret-a-porter with the finesse of couture, Kara is set to transform the sartorial scene in the Middle East and beyond.
Inspired by women of the Arab world, the Dubai-based brand looks to trend-setting and modest silhouettes for its spectacular collections. Created from the highest quality of fabrics, particularly rich silks, Kara which was founded by Kanchan Kulkarni, offers unique styles with exquisitely hand-embroidered details. Resulting in timeless pieces that capture the true essence of the wearer, the elegant designs are a must for the modern woman.
Launching her label from a studio in Dubai, Kulkarni began her journey when creating a range of quirky shirts inspired by her loved ones. A desire to further her skills and offer superior craftsmanship, she undertook short courses at the renowned London College of Fashion in order to improve her technical know-how.Born in Dubai, Kulkarni’s design aesthetic was inspired by the multi-cultural environment she grew up in.
From the grace of the abayas adorned by the beautiful Emirati women to the glamour of the social scene, her love for fashion flourished. The Kara woman is confident, strong and fearless whether in her personal life or in the corporate world. Made for the woman who is not afraid to be her true self, the brand is about the woman who does not fit into a box and has different ways of expressing herself in her many roles.
Kara is for the effortlessly elegant searching for affordable luxury.Further to the ready-to-wear pieces, Kara offers made-to-order services for bridal couture, party and formalwear for those looking for a more personalized approach for a special occasion.